On Oct 7, 2016 1:29 PM, "Frank Ch. Eigler" <fche(a)redhat.com> wrote:
>> > [...] I always run dnf manually from the
>> > command line, in a VT logged in as root. And I can run X while doing
>> > this and I've never had a dnf update issue.
To the extent that the problem is that dnf gets interrupted when its
xterm dies, can that be worked around by dnf SIG_IGN'ing SIGHUP /
SIGPIPE? Users could still deliberately interrupt it with SIGINT, but a
terminal closure could in theory let it finish unmolested.
Python is weird^Wspecial. See the bug I opened.